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Fortunately (original 1964; edition 2010)

by Remy Charlip, Remy Charlip (Illustrator)

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Member:JillSmith23
Title:Fortunately
Authors:Remy Charlip
Other authors:Remy Charlip (Illustrator)
Info:Perfection Learning (2010), Hardcover
Collections:TED 255
Rating:*****
Tags:Party, airplane, explode, parachute, early birthday, fortunately, unfortunately, picture book, cause and effect

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Fortunately by Remy Charlip (1964)

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Fortunately is a story recommended for upper elementary students who learn the causes and effects of the things they do. It's a fun and predictable story the children can follow along to. ( )
  MollyMcConaughey | Mar 17, 2017 |
A very easy read for a wide range of children hoping to expand their vocabulary. "Fortunately" sees a little boy going though a series of god and bad events. Using the word fortunately as often as possible to teach the readers the meaning of the word. ( )
  Christopher_279 | Mar 15, 2017 |
Ned receive a card for a birthday party but fortunately, he have to go through many obstacle to get to a party that end up being his party. I like it because there many step to the story and will use it to make the student curious of what will happen next. It suitable for grade second to forth grade.
  HsaRay | Mar 1, 2017 |
Great book for pre school! Story about a boy on a little adventure and the good and the bad of what he endures. This is a cause and effect picture book.
  Kaligorman | Feb 16, 2017 |
Fortunately is a good book to introduce cause and effect and opposites of a scenario. I think this would be a good book for children because they get to learn both outcomes of a scenario. I liked this book because it a great way to introduce cause and effect for children at a young age. The grade level of this book would be kindergarten/first. ( )
  alexisjm01 | Feb 16, 2017 |
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This book is dedicated to Ned and Claude and the Paper Bag Players
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Fortunately one day, Ned got a letter that said, "Please Come to a Surprise Party."
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0689716605, Paperback)

Fortunately, Ned was invited to a surprise party.

Unfortunately, the party was a thousand miles away.

Fortunately, a friend loaned Ned an airplane.

Unfortunately, the motor exploded.

Fortunately, there was a parachute in the airplane.

Unfortunately, there was a hole in the parachute.

What else could go wrong as Ned tries to get to the party? Readers will cheer as Ned's luck turns from good to bad to good again, while clever illustrations tell the story of his wacky adventure and narrow escapes.

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:11:37 -0400)

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Good and bad luck accompany Ned from New York to Florida on his way to a surprise party.

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